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Gluten Free Coconut Macaroons with Chocolate Drizzle

coconut cookies with chocolate

These gluten free cookies are perfect for holiday baking. Any guests lactose free? Check the label on the dark chocolate, most dark chocolate does not contain lactose. I use liquid egg whites for this recipe. If you choose to use fresh eggs, either make a lemon curd with the leftover yolks or add them to […]

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Shortbread Empire Cookies

Shortbread Empire cookies on a rack as the almond icing sets

Empire Cookies are usually made with Sugar Cookies. Mine use Shortbread instead. I was inspired after I attended an event with the Scottish Embassy in Toronto. I tried one of their Empire Cookies that used shortbread and was instantly hooked. This is my version of that cookie experience, much easier to make than rolling out […]

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Christmas Squares

Christmas squares are easy to make. So, if you’re family found the Christmas baking stash hidden in the freezer and ate most of your Christmas cookies, makes squares.  They are quicker and easier to bake and eat, so better hide these really well if you want any left for company! Decadent Squares that you don’t […]

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